Bringing 3D technology to tablets, the Swipe 3D Life is targeted at children and youth, laying emphasis on 3D gaming and videos. The tablet ropes in the Android 4.0.3 Ice Cream Sandwich (ICS) operating system with a usual 7-inch TFT five point touch capacitive touchscreen, featuring 800 x 480 pixels resolution. Powered by the A13 Cortex processor that clocks at 1.5 GHz, the tablet lets you load content on its 4 GB internal memory. Its 3400 mAH battery claims to offer video playback time of 5 to 6 hours. On the connectivity front, it supports Wi-Fi and 3G, and there is a front camera too. This 3D tablet is affordably priced at 5,999.
The tablets are priced in the range of Rs 5,999 to Rs 6,999, while the one with phone facility is priced at Rs 8,999.The company claims that these are the fastest and lightest devices in the category.
Swipe Telecom Founder and Chief executive Shripal Gandhi said the dometic tablet PC market was 0.95 million units or Rs 2,200 crore in value last year, but is expected to touch 2.2 million units this year.
The US, the largest tablet market with 20.9 million units sold in 2011, is projected to sell more than twice as much, at 42.5 million, this year. Europe is expected to witness sale of 28.7 million tablets this year.
Co-founder and Chief Financial Officer Aman Gupta said the company is backed by Mantra Ventures with commitment of $ 10 million, and is also in discussion with other PEs for an additional $ 20 million.
Mantra Ventures has a portfolio consisting of companies in the real estate, KPO, BPO and healthcare.
- Touchscreen Type : Capacitive Touchscreen
- Display Type : 7 inch capacitive touch screen
- Operating System : Android v4.0.3( Ice Cream Sandwich )
- Processor : 1.5 GHz Boxchip A13
- GPU : Mali-400 GPU @350MHZ
- Internal Memory : 4GB (Expandable up to 32GB)
- RAM : 512 MB DDR III
- Camera : 2.0 MP Front Camera
- Data Connectivity :
- Support 3G dongle (EVDO/TD-SCDMA/WCDMA optional)
- Wifi - 802.11 b/g/n
- Other Features :
- Video Formats MPEG4, H.264. H.263, WMV7, WMV8, VP8, RV
- 3000 mAh Lithium – Polymer Battery
Price : Rs.5,999